FLORIDA

FLORIDA

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Forward Van Lineshome base is in Fort Lauderdale FL. We specialize in providing outstanding moving services from Miami to Jacksonville and Orlando to Tampa. We are an award winning company and proud members of the Florida movers associations.With full coverage throughout the entire state our professional services include interstate, local and international moves into and from Florida.Much of Florida is a peninsula between the Gulf of Mexico, the Atlantic Ocean, and the Straits of Florida. Its geography is notable for a coastline, omnipresent water and the threat of hurricanes.

State webpage: www.myflorida.com

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Official language: English
Spoken languages: English (74.5% of the population)
Spanish (18.7% of the population)
Demonym: Floridian

Capital: Tallahassee
Largest city: Jacksonville
Area: Ranked 22nd in the US

  • Total: 65,755square miles (170,304 km²)
  • Width: 361 miles (582 km)
  • Length: 447 miles (721 km)
  • % Water: 17,9
  • Latitude 24°N 27’ to 31°00’N
  • Longitude 80°02’W to 87°38’W
Population: Ranked 4th in the US

  • Total: 19,057,542(2011est)
  • Density: 353.4 per square miles (136.4 km²) Ranked 8th in the US
Elevation:

  • Highest point: Britton Hill with 345 ft (105 m)
  • Mean: 100ft (30m)
  • Lowest point: Atlantic Ocean
Before statehood: Florida Territory
Admission to Union: March 3,1845 (27th)
Time zones:

  • Eastern: UTC -5/-4
  • Central: UTC -6/-5
Abbreviation: FL Fla. US-FL

 


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